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NURS 672 Family Nurse Practitioner Practicum II

Note: Health clearance required.

Co-requisite: NURS 650 (if NURS 672 is taken in the summer semester, then NURS 650 is a prerequisite).

Course Description: The practicum builds upon the student's proficiency in comprehensive health evaluation across the lifespan within the context of family, community, and culture. Using an evidence-based practice framework the student will apply health promotion, disease prevention and screening recommendations, and assess and mange most common acute chronic illnesses. Students will demonstrate knowledge of advanced pathophysiology, and pharmacologic interventions according to current standards of care across the lifespan in health care clinical settings while learning the family nurse practitioner's role and responsibilities in the provision of patient centered, ethical, culturally competent care.

Course Rotation: NY and PL: Spring.

Credits

1.2 credits

Prerequisite

NUR 621 Minimum Grade of B and NUR 624 Minimum Grade of B and NUR 655 Minimum Grade of B and NUR 681 Minimum Grade of B and NUR 682 Minimum Grade of B and NURS 640 Minimum Grade of B and NUR 674 Minimum Grade of B